About this Item
- Civil War troops and military facilities
- Photographs show Union troops and facilities. Includes General Irvin McDowell and staff at Arlington House, Va.; Brigadier-General Louis Blenker and his division; Colonel Michael Corcoran and officers of the 69th N.Y. at Ft. Corcoran; a distant view depicting the Army of the Potomac at a pontoon bridge landing, Aquia Creek, Virginia; view of a military camp near Washington, D.C.; camp of the 31st Pennsylvania Regiment Volunteers. Also, the Field Artillery at Washington Arsenal; Vermont Infantry; Fort Richardson, Va.; 2nd Rhode Island Regiment, and U.S.S. Pensacola; and, Robert E. Lee's home, Arlington House; Harper's Ferry, West Virginia; President Lincoln with General McClellan at Antietam.
- Brady, Mathew B., approximately 1823-1896, photographer
- Bostwick, C. O., photographer
- Gardner, Alexander, 1821-1882, photographer
Created / Published
- - Lincoln, Abraham,--1809-1865
- - United States.--Army of the Potomac
- - Corcoran, Michael,--1827-1863--Military service
- - Blenker, Louis,--1812-1863--Military service
- - McDowell, Irvin,--1818-1885--Military service
- - United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Military personnel--Union
- - United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Military facilities--Union
- - Soldiers--Union--1860-1870
- - Military officers--Union--1860-1870
- - Military camps--Pennsylvania--1860-1870
- - Military camps--Washington (D.C.)--1860-1870
- Albumen prints--1860-1870.
- Group portraits--1860-1870.
- Portrait photographs--1860-1870.
- - Eight photographs copyrighted by Mathew Brady in 1861 bear the title: "Brady's incidents of the war."
- - Some photos are uncaptioned.
- - LOT title devised by Library staff.
- - Gift; Helen [Neavly(?)], Washington, DC; 1927; DLC/PP-1927:47163a.
- 23 photographic prints : albumen ; 26 x 37 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
- LOT 13412 (H) [P&P]
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
Library of Congress Control Number
- No known restrictions on publication.
Additional Metadata Formats
- Albumen Prints
- Army of the Potomac
- Blenker, Louis
- Civil War
- Corcoran, Michael
- Group Portraits
- Lincoln, Abraham
- McDowell, Irvin
- Military Camps
- Military Facilities
- Military Officers
- Military Personnel
- Military Service
- Portrait Photographs
- United States
- Washington (D.C.)
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Chicago citation style:
Brady, Mathew B., Approximately, C. O Bostwick, and Alexander Gardner, photographer. Civil War troops and military facilities. Pennsylvania Washington D.C. United States, 1861. to 1862. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2002696052/.
APA citation style:
Brady, M. B., Bostwick, C. O. & Gardner, A., photographer. (1861) Civil War troops and military facilities. Pennsylvania Washington D.C. United States, 1861. to 1862. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2002696052/.
MLA citation style:
Brady, Mathew B., Approximately, C. O Bostwick, and Alexander Gardner, photographer. Civil War troops and military facilities. to 1862. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2002696052/>.